Candlelight Tributes - 75th Anniversary of Liberation of Netherlands (CANCELLED)


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As of March 15, 2020, all candlelight tribute events have been cancelled.


In partnership with the Dutch Liberation Canadian Society 2020, the BC/Yukon Command of the Royal Canadian Legion will be hosting candlelight tribute events to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Dutch Liberation of Holland. On May 2, 2020 at 8:45PM, 39 Legion branches across British Columbia will be holding candlelight tributes at their local cenotaph or cemetery. 

Contact a host branch for details: 

Main Event

Vancouver - Mountain View Cemetery - 5455 Fraser Street, Vancouver

Branch Events

Enderby - Cenotaph at 602 Mill Ave.

Sooke - Cenotaph at 6726 Eustace Road  

Port McNeill - Cenotaph at Triangle Park

Mackenzie - Cenotaph at 357 Skeena Drive

Port Hardy - Cenotaph at Carrot Park

Princeton - Cenotaph at Veterans Square - Bridge Street and Vermilion Ave. 

Peachland - Cenotaph at 5806 Beach Ave. 

Cranbrook - Rotary Park - 1st Street between 10th Ave and 11th Ave South

Armstrong - Memorial Park Cenotaph

Oliver - Oliver Cemetary

Courtenay - 4778 North Island Hwy, Sanwick @ St.Andrew's Presbyterian Church. May 8, 2020 at 8:45PM

Chilliwack - All Sappers Memorial Cenotaph - Corner of Vedder Rd and Keith Wilson Road

Summerland - Canyonview Cemetary

Chase - Cenotaph at 515 Shuswap Ave

Hope - 325 Wallace Street

Qualicum Beach - Cenotaph at 180 Veterans Way

Agassiz - Cenotaph at Morrow Rd and Vimy Rd

Valemount - 1451 8th Place

Garibaldi Highlands (Squamish) - Cenotaph Stan Clarke Park - South of Cleveland Ave

Victoria - Victoria Parliament Cenotaph

Salmo - Branch Cenotaph 303 4th Street

Port Coquitlam - Cenotaph, Wilson, Shaugnessy & McAlister

Pemberton - Cenotaph, 7442 Prospect St

Pender Island - Pender Island Legion Branch 1344 McKinnon Road

Maple Ridge - Memorial Peace Park

Terrace - Cenotaph 3215 Eby Street

Mayne Island - Service at Lynchgate / Church

Vancouver (TVS) - Local Cemetery (TBD)

Barriere - Barriere Memorial Cemetary

Lantzville - Cenotaph at Huddlestone Park

Salmon Arm - Cenotaph at 50 3rd Street Northwest

Trail - Cenotaph at Pine Ave and Eldorado Street

Ladysmith - Cenotaph at 621 1st Avenue

Chilliwack (Vedder / Golden) -  Cenotaph at Vedder Road and Keith Wilson Road

Prince George - Cenotaph at Veteran's Plaza, 1100 Patricia Boulevard

Coquitlam - Cenotaph at Blue Mountain Park

Langford - Goldstream Ave and Veterans Memorial Parkway

West Vancouver - West Vancouver Cenotaph. 20th and Marine Drive West Vancouver. 



OR, Contact our command office at 604-575-8840 for more details.